Justin Sullivan/Getty Maybe you should lease? The US auto market has been booming, and 2016 is no exception.  We could see carmakers match or beat last year’s record of 17.5 million new cars and trucks sold.  Booming sales means booming auto loans, and the steady uptrend, including in so-called “subprime” lending, has been a reliable source […]

Rishi Rampal, Hitman Solutions Director along with the Board of Advisors of the SME & Entrepreneurship Business Award 2017, Zyro Wong, Zikry Kholil, Datuk Dr. A.T. Kumararajah, Nitesh Malani, Zhariff Afandi and Roen Cian Nagapan. Yayasan Usahawan Malaysia (MyPreneurship) is launching its inaugural SME & Entrepreneurship Business Award that will take place on […]

Getty LONDON — Britain stands to lose out on 215,000 workers in the house building and infrastructure industries if it pushes for tight immigration controls over European Union citizens in Brexit negotiations. That’s according to consultancy firm Arcadis who sent a report to Business Insider detailing analysis on how it forecasts Brexit hurting the country’s infrastructure […]

Thomson Reuters Steven Mnuchin speaks at the 2009 Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills It looks like Donald Trump has made his pick.  After much back and forth over who would be appointed the role of Treasury Secretary, it looks like Steve Mnuchin could get the job as early as Wednesday, the New York Times reports. […]

President-elect Donald Trump is set to name his Treasury secretary as soon as Wednesday, The New York Times reports. His pick is the ex-Goldman Sachs banker Steven Mnuchin, who served as the national finance chair on Trump’s presidential campaign. Mnuchin spent 17 years with Goldman Sachs, including as chief information officer at The Goldman Sachs Group […]

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Tesla CEO Elon Musk demonstrates the falcon wing doors on the new Tesla Model X Crossover SUV during a launch event on September 29, 2015 in Fremont, California. We probably should have seen this one coming. Consumer Reports initially loved the Tesla Model S — so much that it broke the magazine’s rating […]

AP United Airlines Boeing 737 aircraft in Houston. On Monday, a female passenger jumped out of the emergency exit of a United Airlines Boeing 737 jet at Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport. The incident took place at 1:15 pm local time — shortly after Flight 1892, which originated in New Orleans, landed in Houston. “We […]

Reuters/Aly Song A man rides a motorcycle past a replica of the Eiffel Tower at the Tianducheng development in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province August 1, 2013. China’s debt-fuelled property boom, and potential bust, will be one of the biggest issues facing the country’s policymakers in 2017, according to Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank economists, led by Zhiwei […]